The cheapest times to fly from MCI to ATL are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and December 24th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MCI to ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $673 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $204 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Atlanta
Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $204 to $320 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $207. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $342. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $135 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $232 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to ATL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MCI to ATL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MCI to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kansas City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $32 (12%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $231. Return trip prices are from the ATL to MCI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MCI to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 14 minutes may be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from MCI to ATL while comparing.
- 143 miles (230 km) away from ATL
- Usually 0.32% less expensive than ATL
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MCI to ATL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Kansas City International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 692 miles or 1114 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MCI to ATL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to ATL flight is about 2 hour 14 minutes.
How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and Atlanta, GA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from MCI to ATL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Kansas City International Airport|
|City||Kansas City, MO|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from MCI to ATL tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 17% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 22% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for MCI about 8 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 7 minutes late
- Delta: 9 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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